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Vegas Golden Knights Western Conference Pacific Division
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Season Overview
Vegas Golden Knights Washington Capitals
7-10 (29) Season Record (NHL Rk) 7-6 (22)
7 Division Rank 7
14 Conference Rank 12
4-2 Home Record 5-3
3-8 Away Record 2-3
1-0 Division Record 2-2
2-2-1 Conference Record 3-4-2
44 Goals For 54
54 Goals Against 56
Lost 2 Streak Lost 2
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 198.2
Age Average 27.6
Oldest Deryk Engelland (36)
Youngest Alex Tuch (22)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 7
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 0
Free agency 4
Waivers 2
Trades 5
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4689 games
GP Defensemen 2247 games
GP Goalies 780 games
Team Totals 7716 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-2
Weight Average 205.3
Age Average 27.0
Oldest Brooks Orpik (38)
Youngest Jonas Siegenthaler (21)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 5
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 14
Free agency 5
Waivers 1
Trades 4
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 5429 games
GP Defensemen 3069 games
GP Goalies 380 games
Team Totals 8974 games
Injuries
Haula, Erik Lower body injury day-to-day
Schmidt, Nate Suspended by NHL
Stastny, Paul Lower body injury injured reserve
Injuries
Orpik, Brooks Lower body injury injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Jonathan Marchessault - 8
Assists William Karlsson - 10
Points Jonathan Marchessault - 15
Wins Marc-Andre Fleury - 7
Plus/minus Jonathan Marchessault - 3
Pen. minutes Jon Merrill - 21
Team Leaders
Goals Alex Ovechkin - 12
Assists Nicklas Backstrom - 15
Points Evgeny Kuznetsov - 20
Wins Braden Holtby - 5
Plus/minus T.J. Oshie - 6
Pen. minutes Evgeny Kuznetsov - 20
Who's Hot?
Brad Hunt (D) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Tomas Hyka (RW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Colin Miller (D) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Alex Tuch (RW) 4 pts in last 3 GP
Who's Not?
Marc-Andre Fleury (G) 1-1-0, 4.03, .860 in last 2 GPI
Max Pacioretty (LW) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Malcolm Subban (G) 0-3-0, 3.69, .874 in last 3 GPI
Who's Hot?
John Carlson (D) 4 pts in last 3 GP
Pheonix Copley (G) 2-0-1, 2.13, .927 in last 3 GPI
Alex Ovechkin (LW) 19 pts in last 16 GP
Who's Not?
Andre Burakovsky (RW) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Brett Connolly (RW) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Matt Niskanen (D) 1 pts in last 5 GP
Dmitry Orlov (D) 0 pts in last 5 GP
Jakub Vrana (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP